Sentence Examples


  • "I have often noted," writes John Taylor, the water-poet, in his Jack a Lent (1620), "that if any superfluous feasting or gormandizing, paunch-cramming assembly do meet, it is so ordered that it must be either in Lent, upon a Friday, or a fasting: for the meat does not relish well except it be sauced with disobedience and comtempt of authority."
  • There are two main divisions, the Lao Pong Dam ("Black Paunch Laos"), so-called from their habit of tattooing the body from the waist to the knees, and the Lao Pong Kao ("White Paunch Laos") who do not tattoo.
  • The interior of the rumen or paunch has no tags or villi on its surface, and there is no distinct psalterium or manyplies.
  • In vain it was to rake for Ambergriese in the paunch of this Leviathan, insufferable fetor denying not inquiry.
  • Kutuzov sat up with one leg hanging down from the bed and his big paunch resting against the other which was doubled under him.

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